Do I need an agent when building?

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Many buyers ask this same question. They think that, “If I’m buying a new house directly from a builder, why do I need a realtor?” After all, you can find a builder, drive right up, negotiate the deal and move in all your own right? Sort of. The bottom line is that hiring a realtor means you have someone in … Read More

The Different Types of Mortgages and Loans Explained

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Many homebuyers require the assistance of financing when purchasing a home. There are a variety of options available to homebuyers. Following are the different types of loans available in 2016. Fixed versus Adjustable Rate loan options When borrowing one of the first choices to make about the type of mortgage loan you want, will be deciding whether you want a … Read More

6 of Utah’s Most Common Architecture Styles

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Utah’s housing boasts a variety of architectural styles from Pioneer to Post-War Modern. Following are the six most common styles arranged by period. The next time you are driving around your neighborhood you will not only be able to spot these styles but know more about their history as well.   Pioneer About the Pioneer Style: The Pioneer Style was … Read More

End of Summer Home Prep Checklist

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Summer is coming to an end. For some, this may be cause for celebration, but for many others, the end of summer is a melancholy time. As we move into the autumn months, now is the time to prepare your home and yard for the winter months ahead. Below is our home prep checklist to help you protect your home … Read More

5 Considerations when Choosing a Builder

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Great news! You’ve decided to have your dream home built. But now what? Here are few considerations to help you avoid headaches, hidden costs and keep everything on track and running smoothly. 1. First Define Your Needs Evaluate the type or types of home you are looking for, your price range and personal style. Keep in mind that some builders … Read More

Establishing Your Lawn (New Construction)

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As a new homebuyer, this is an exciting time as you plan and see the potential of what can be with your new home. This doesn’t only apply to the inside of your home, but to the outside too. This is especially true for those who’ve recently build their home and have nothing established yet. When it comes to designing … Read More

What is Land Entitlement Services

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When it comes to homeownership, primarily land development, one keyword you’ll hear is land entitlement, but what does this mean? By definition, land entitlements are the legal methods to be approved to develop land for a specific use. In layman’s terms, this is the extensive process you must go through in order to obtain the rights to build a home.  … Read More

5 Places To Camp In Utah This Summer

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What fun things are you doing this summer? Utah is not only famous for its snow, we have some of the best National Parks around. However, not everyone has time or wants to travel the distance to visit these stunning parks. If you’re looking to have an adventure, here are 5 great camping places to explore this summer. Dead Horse … Read More